May 30, Congressman Derek Kilmer visited South Kitsap School District for an
educator roundtable discussion at Mullenix Ridge Elementary. The discussion focused on educational issues that impact schools including
Federal and State budget proposals. Congressman Kilmer was joined by South
Kitsap Superintendent Karst Brandsma, Career and Technical Education Director
Sara Hatfield, Assistant Superintendent Jay Villars, Mullenix Ridge Principal Barbara Pixton, PSE President Jacque Meddles, para educator Sallyann Wickham, John Richardson and Sherry Keenan from the South
Kitsap Education Association, and National Education Association board member
Martha Patterson. He listened to feedback from the group on what the proposed budget and will mean for our schools and how program cuts will impact our students.
more information contact the South Kitsap School District Communications Office
at 360-874-7005 or Andrea Roper, District Director for the Office of Derek
Kilmer at 253-272-3515.
2689 Hoover Ave SE Port Orchard, WA 98366 * Phone 360-874-7000 * Fax 360-874-7068